Independence signing

Steps to War by Kendyll

By kxk5223
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    Stamp Act was a tax on printed materials in the colonies. Stamp Act was past by King Geoge the third of Britain the tax was for the Britain army. The colonists were angry because they didn't want to pay the taxes.
  • Sons of Liberty

    Sons of Liberty
    The Sons of Liberty is a group that led protests against the stamp Act. The Sons of Liberty scared stamp agents, so they wouldn't sell stamps. It worked, no stamp agent would dare to sell a stamp.
  • Townshend Acts

    Townshend Acts
    The Townshend Act was a tax on imported goods. Britain wated to show who was in charge. They refused to buy British products.
  • Daughters ofLiberty

    Daughters ofLiberty
    The Dauters ofLiberty is a group of women thatbegaon making their own liberty tea. To help the boycott, the Dauters ofLiberty started weaving cloth to be used as british wool.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    The Boston Massacre is when the british soldiers started killing people, because angry colonistssurrounded them. The colonists were angry because of the taxes and because the soldiers were there.
  • Committees of Correspondence

    Committees of Correspondence
    The Committees of Correspondence is when colonists wrote about each other, and about local events. These letters were dileverd by the expressriders The committees of correspondence was made in Boston in 1772 Samuel Adams was busy working on how to find a quicker way from each colony to another. Thats why the Committees of corrospondence was made.
  • The Boston Tea Party

    The Boston Tea Party
    The Boston tea party was when people boarded the ships copped open the chests of tea whith an ax and dumped tea into the harber. then this became known as the Boston tea party. Soon after they started the Boston tea party the news reached London the British leaders were furious.
  • Intolerable Acts

    Intolerable Acts
    it was new laws from the british these were some of them, the port to Boston was closed , no ships were allowed to come or go, intill the Boston paid for the tea that they destroyed (or the tea they poured in the water)
  • The first Continental Congress

    The first Continental Congress
    It was in philadelphia. And it's a meeting that was with Goerge W. it was about every colony should train to bea person who volunteers in armies, so the the colonys did start to train to volunteer in armies.